Female Empowerment in Jazz Day!
Thursday 27 October
What to expect?
- 14.00 – 15.30 Discussion
- 15.30 – 17.00 Workshop
- 17.30 – 19.30 Jam
Join NYJO and The Bloom Collective for an afternoon and evening of discussion and music-making, celebrating young women in jazz! Bloom Collective is a community of gender-diverse creatives with a mission to encourage confidence and creative growth. This day will take place at Woolwich Works.
- A discussion about what it’s like being a gender-minority within jazz
- How can we champion each other?
- Celebrating our favourite gender-diverse instrumentalists and creatives
- A chance to play music by and about the female experience!
- We will explore whether there is such a thing as a female approach to jazz
- Play together or just enjoy listening to others!
- The jam will be a safe space to express your creative ideas
Who can take part?
This is for female and gender diverse musicians aged 14 – 24. You can be a very experienced musician or a beginner. Your instrument might be a traditional jazz instrument, digital music-making, or your voice – all music makers are welcome!
Places are £10, or free for young musicians in receipt of Free School Meals or from a low-income family.
To register for a place, please email [email protected].